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Funds needed to begin construction of Del Oro aquatic center

If $150,000 can be raised this year, Del Oro High School may see construction begin on its new aquatic center, according to school district officials.  Before plans for the $ ...

Loomis school district gears up for kindergarten sign-ups

The Loomis Union School District will hold registration sign-ups during the month of March for children who will enter kindergarten in the fall. Kindergarten is an important pr ...

Media Life: Sierra ski resort offers white weddings for Valentine’s Day

June may be the month to tie the knot but Valentine’s Day is about as hands-down romantic as they come for exchanging vows. With that in mind, Northstar snow resort is makin ...

First United Methodist Church invites community to ‘Messy Church Service’

First United Methodist Church of Loomis offers “Messy Church Service” for those who would like to know more about Jesus from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday. In an attempt to ...

Army Spc. Michael A. Harstrick graduates from basic combat training

Army Spc. Michael A. Harstrick recently graduated from basic combat training at Fort Benning, Ga. During the nine-week training period, the trainee rec ...

Bickford Ranch development starting up again

After a five-year hiatus, the Bickford Ranch development located between Loomis and Lincoln is being revived. Revisions to the Placer County Board of Supervisors-approved pla ...

Truly Random and Sweet Thangs Sweet Shop ribbon cutting was Wednesday

A Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting for the new owner of Truly Random and her addition of candy at Sweet Thangs Sweet Shop was Wednesday. Gigi MacTaggart is the new ...

High Hand Art Gallery II expands

While last Sunday belonged to football fans, this Sunday belongs to art aficionados. That’s because the High Hand Art Gallery at 3750 Taylor Road is expanding by taking over ...

Del Oro football club embezzler gets jail time

Nine months after she turned herself in at Placer County Jail, the former president of the Del Oro Junior Eagles Football Cheer Club was sentenced Tuesday to jail time, probation a ...

Warm, dry winter sees unseasonable mosquito activity

The Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District reports an increase in calls from Placer County residents, especially on the western border, where mosquito activity has increase ...